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in boston this morning. >>> it's thursday, september 9th, 2010. i'm chuck todd. savannah guthrie is on assignment. brady's accident occurred hours ago. but first, let's get to the rundown. >>> president obama came out swinging in cleveland defending the presidency and ramping up criticism of the man who would be speaker and potentially his chief adder is vary john boehner. athna jones on duty for us at the white house this morning. so, trying to find somebody to run against, the white house singling out john boehner. >> reporter: that's right. good morning, chuck. what was interesting about this speech yesterday, the president named john boehner eight times in the speech trying to lay out the difference between what the democratic party will continue to offer, the work they want to continue to do, and what it would mean to have a republican take over of congress. the speech did have a campaign feel to it yesterday, chuck. the president even mentioned having traveled to ohio in the final days of the campaign of 2008 to make what was essentially his closing argument to voters which
for the redskins and the texans. >> good to hear it. thanks, chuck. >>> in our headlines now after almost five months there appears to be good newsfrom the gulf. the deepwater horizon well is almost officially closed. scientists confirm theractured rig is sealed off forever. the end of the leak doesn't mean the end of major problems in the gulf. nbc's jay gray has more now from venice, louisiana. >> reporter: the final pressure test should be over now but there's still no word on sults or if the well has been officially killed. in the final hours on the primary relief well after pumping in 74 barrels of cement and making sure it was set there was a sense of confidence and pride. >> the fact that it has done so much damage, the fact that we were able to help solve and fix something that so many people wanted and needed it. >> reporter: but sealing the well won't solve the problem so many who live and work have been dealing with with for almost five months now. >> ishows up here every day as the tides move. it keeps coming up upon the shore. >> reporter: thick, black crude, washing in and wearin
th, 2010. i'm chuck todd. >> good morning, i'm savannah guthrie. they are mostly in new york where you are right now, just saying. we are about 55 days until election day. we'll get right to the rundown. we are going to start with the president who is taking a new sales pitch on the economy on the road today to cleveland. three new ideas and a line in the sand on the bush tax cuts for the wealthy americans. mike, this choice of cleveland was no accident. it is where majority leader john boehner gave his speech a couple weeks ago, and the white house wants us all to draw the comparison, right? >> reporter: i think the biggest surprise for john boehner and a lot of us is he tried to pick a fight with the president when the president was at martha's vip-yard. he was calling for the president to fire or get rid of his economic time. pick that fight and the white house thinks they can enjoy a good comparison there and think it is favorable, although a lot of people may look at it as punching down at john boehner, the man who would be speaker now. and more people think he has a better ch
. good morning. it is friday, september 10th, 2010. i'm savannah guthrie. >> i'm chuck todd. live here at the white house, 53rd day before the midterm elections. apologies for the construction noise. that's those guys' fault. let's start with the president's news conference. gets under way two hours from now in the east room of the white house. >> this is president obama's news conference. he's expected to make a big announcement, replacing christina romer. >> that is not the news of the day but it's all over the place. perhaps a question or two about the pastor, about the issue of islam-ophobia and taken hold and we have the midterm elections, debate of tax cuts and the economy. so, there's a lot that the president has to deal with. i think what will be fascinating to see is does he use this as a moment to sort of try to not just sum up the presidency but sell it as a presidency of change at a time when voters really want a lot of change and not happy with what's going on here? >> another opportunity to try to break through with the economic argument but as usual events can conspire a
. >> chuck todd, savannah guthrie next breaking down the nbc news/"wall street journal" poll. see you tomorrow. >>> hot off the presses. the nbc news/"wall street journal" poll all cloud no silver lining for democrats. >>> what america's stop commander in afghanistan general petraeus has to say about plans to burn the koran here in the u.s. >>> and it is described today as a wall of flames. the wind-whipped wildfires blazing in colorado. good morning. it is tuesday, september 7th, 2010. i'm savannah guthrie. >> i'm chuck todd. it is 56 days to election day. by the way, hi. >> i know. good to see you. been a listening time. >> let's get to the rundown. labor day of course signals the start of the campaign season and the white house is being greeted with a rash of bad news. after a devastating august where every day brought more bad economic data, the first tuesday in september brings our new poll and the news for president obama and the democrats is worse than the democrats had feared. mark murly is nbc news deputy political director. mark, give us the four big top lines which basicall
lingers from last night, grand old tea party. chuck todd, nbc news political director and msnbc correspondent and pat buchanan, msnbc analyst. pat, in the innering sanctum, where you meet sometimes with the heart of a true administration, are they sure they are lucky the right is winning these battles of the republican party? >> i will say this. they act as if there is a little bit of a bounce in their step today, as if they see a path to survival. i'm not going to say it is a path to victory but a path to survival, suddenly, you hear these guys talk about man, maybe democrats will hold the senate, you know? maybe this -- maybe the republican party is going to be too extreme for the middle of the country and while they may have short-term success in november that when they get to -- when they get to washington, the chaos of it is going to allow the president to look like the reasonable adult in the crowd. so, in essence, first of all, i think they are just relieved that fosh three days, for a couple of days, they are not the punching bag and instead, the media is all focus old -
rundown" with chuck and savann savannah. >> rahm emanuel's last full day as white house chief of staff. it's getting down to the wire. friday's coming soon. >>> and water, water, everywhere. if you're anywhere on the east coast, chances are you have wet socks right now. and on alert. why terror officials worldwide are sounding the alarm. we'll bring you the latest on the terror lets all over western europe. it's september 30th, the last day of september, savannah, 2010. >> you know what comes after that? >> apparently october. >> is that how it works? if you haven't figured it out. i'm chuck todd. she's savannah guthrie. >>> let's get to the rundown. white house chief of staff rahm emanuel expected to step down as soon as tomorrow. and widely expected to take his place, at least for now, senior adviser pete roust. someone very much respected and beloved in ds the white house. >> and don't assume this idea the interim is somehow going to be. there's a lot of talk that if he will agree to stick around, he very much could be the chief of staff all the way through the rest of the term. and if
trouble for lindsay lohan. chuck, what's in the forecast? >>> no rain on the radar and i'm optimistic that tomorrow's big redskins game, the weather looks good. what about the ravens in cincinnati? complete check of that forecast and a look at where hurricane igor is next. >>> coming up in sports, a busy day in college football realm. a huge day. na tries to make two in a row if. >>> and a one-sided >>> lindsay lee has been could find herself back -- lindsay lohan could find herself back in jail. she tweeted that she failed a court-ordered drug and alcohol test. word on what substance triggered the positive result. the judge threatened lohan with 30 days in jail for each probation violation. you remember this summer she served 13 jails in jail for a pair of drunk driving cases. >>> local high school stunts and their parents got an education today on how to get into and pay for college. admission's officers and financial aide experts were on hand to give guidance at the 2010 financial aid expo. 30 local colleges and universies offered ps to parent and perspective students as well. ther
tomorrow, a rising star. >> wrap it up. >>> right now it's time for "the daily rundown" with chuck and savannah. >> they call us whacky. they call us wing nuts. we call us we the people. >> christine o'donnell works her magic with value voters. >>> plus, democrats are waving a nationality party campaign but the white house says it's not happening. >>> and the case against men. the evidence that women are better at just about everything. can this really be true? good morning. it's monday, september 20th, 2010. >> i'm chuck. let's get to the rundown before we go to mars and venus. the president working to break through on the economy. it's an hour-long live televised town hall on our sister network, cnbc, and he talks to 200 people from college students to small business owners and retirees. >> the president then hits the campaign trail later on. he's going to head to philadelphia to support joe sestak in favor of arlen specter who was defeated. we're getting real push back from the white house on a story in the new york times that the democrats are bushing an -- >> well, look, the t
it for us. "hardball's" up right now. >>> let's play har hard. good evening. i'm chuck todd in for chris matthews. today may be remembered as the day american politics jumped the shark. when steven colbert came to testify before congress about the plight of migrant farm workers, he did so in character. it's not clear whose reputation took a bigger hit today. >> as we've heard this morning, america's farms are far too depent on immigrant labor to pick our fruits and vegetables. the obvious answer is to stop eating fruits and vegetables and if you look at recent obesity statistics, many have already started. >> it didn't stop at capitol hill. harry reid and sharon engel supporters broke out into a full on brawl at a local christian school. plus, the republican pledge to america. what does it really mean? some say it's designed to get votes and change nothing. some on the left say it's nothing more than a smoke screen to disguise radical ideas. and the comeback kid with another comeback. bill clinton may be the go-to guy president obama needs to save him and his party. ask yourself this. ho
. first a quick check on our forecast. meteorologist chuck bell is in with us thismorning. already warm out there. >> very warm. it was hot yesterday. crazy hot. 99 degrees yesterday the hottest we've ever been so late in the year. it's not going to be -- >> ever? >> ever. we've never been that high this late in the season before. will not be that hot today but still going to be some ten to 15 degreesarmer than average. outside right now 75 degrees in town. mostly low 70s in many locations. there's a cold front heading in our direction. come here through the day. might kick off a sprinkle or two in the mountains. mperatures up close to 90 degrees for a time this afternoon before some cooler weather arrives for tomorrow. don't forget it's saturday, it's fall. send your college football request to chuck.bell@nbc.com. if you want your team represented you have to let me know who they are. >> i'm sure you'll get the emails. >>> we're following some breaking news this morning out of prince george's county right now where three people have been shot. the shooting happened in the 5,500 block o
. >> for more on earl's impact on the beaches in our area, chuck bell is in the stormcenter with more. hi, chuck. >> hey there, doreen. yes, indeed, it's very good news for people with interests in martha's vineyard, nantucket and cape cod. the storm has now been downgraded. sustained winds are at 70 miles per hour, just below hurricane speed, but it is beginning to weaken a bit as it gets over the very cold waters to the east and southeast of nantucket, massachusetts. as it continues to move further and further out, it will have a lessening impact but it's still going to be an ugly day there. so what about our beaches? head on down. probably not the best day for swimming and splashing in the water tomorrow as there's still going to be a risk of high surf and dangerous rip currents on saturday, but sunday and monday absolutely perfect beach weather. temperatures in the upper 70s to near 80 degrees. you couldn't ask for it any nicer. the question now is how nice is it going to be at home in washington this weekend. that answer is coming up. >> thank you, chuck. >>> a state of emergency has been d
the midterm elections. i'm savannah guthrie. >> i'm chuck todd. we'll start in tehran with the developing story. sarah shourd was released from iranian custody. not quite free filling out paperwork. andrea mitchell broke the story and she has the latest on the ground in tehran. andrea, take it away. >> reporter: well, chuck and savannah, this is obviously emotional. it's an up and down crazy kind of story. sarah shourd has been released. the iranian government announced that now. we don't know first of all whether bail is being paid. there are a lot of reports that bail is being paid and there are reports that we cannot confirm that some gulf nations may be involved. some u.s. allies who have very close relationships here. we don't know if money is being transferred but it is not u.s. government money and the paperwork still being done. the swiss ambassador downstairs below me waiting for her arrival here. so we are expecting her any minute but things happen in a very slow methodical and sometimes difficult to understand way. it's iranian time. the good news is that sarah shourd is releas
" with chris matthews starts right now. >>> plisks gone mad. let's play "hardball." good evening. i'm chuck todd in for chris matthews. leading off, politics gone mad. today may be remembered as the day american politics jumped the shark. when comedy central stephen colbert came to testify before congress about the plight of migrant farm workers, he did so in character as a right wing, blow hard cable anchor. it's not clear whose reputation took a bigger hit today, congress' or colbert's. >> as we've heard this morning, america's farms are far too dependent on immigrant labor to pick our fruits and vegetables. the obvious answer is to stop eating fruits and vegetables and if you look at the recent obesity statistics you'll see that many americans have already started. >> it didn't stop at capitol hill. her ay reid and sharron angle supporters broke out into a full on brawl at a local christian school. politics gone mad at the top of the show. not in the "sideshow." plus, the republican pledge to america. what does it really mean? some on the right say it's pablam to change votes and change
start with the shakeup. that's if president obama wants a second term. chuck todd is nbc news political director and white house correspondent and john heilemann is senior writer for "new york" magazine. gentlemen, facts have come on the table. one, the mayor of chicago is not running again. fact, rahm emanuel said on charlie rose that he wants the job. fact, the poll numbers coming in from nbc, and chuck has got them, are terrifically bad. time for a shakeup. your thoughts, chuck? what do you know? what can you report? >> here's what we can tell you. the fact is rahm emanuel put out a statement today talking about and praising mayor daley. if he wanted to stop speculation about him running for mayor of chicago, we would have the statement. the fact is we don't have the statement. i've talked to some folks very familiar with how mayors races in city politics work and they say even though the filing deadline for mayor is not until december, that realistically rahm has about a week or two to make a decision and make one publicly. because if he doesn't, he risks seeing others who may have
. chuck bell is standing by in the studio. my car thermometer said 58 degrees. >> an unbelievably cool and pleasant start. a lot of our colder suburbs out in the north and west way down in the 50s. great overnight weather. nice and cool to get your weekend started. clear sky hangs overhead and it will be a beautiful weekend, everybody. man, are we off to a nice and cool start. we're 60 degrees downtown. 62 at andrews air force base. 65 in la plata. 55 in manassas. martinsburg down to 49 degrees. satellite picture shows hardly any clouds for us to be wored about today. high pressure in charge. we'll lead to plenty of sunshine for today. high temperatures in the upper 70s might touch 80s degrees later. sun is not up for another 51 minutes. a lot of great college football going on this afternoon. maryland terrapins taking on the mounta mountaineers. if you want your football forecast just send me an e-mail. >>> 44 burglaries and robries in less than a month have some fairfax county neighborhoods on alert this morning. these cases setch fromclean reston. one man could be responsible for th
the man onboard called in the threat. the plane was searched and nothing was found. 9:11 right now. chuck is here with what's coming up in weather. >>> a little cloudiness and wetness as well to get your sunday started. how long will it really all last? the detailed che of the forecast coming right up. think about the internet. growing, evolving, literly transformi our lives. now imagine the possibilities of what tomorrow could bring. of standardshat will guide the internet into the future... to protect users, and reward innovators, for years to come. we support a fair and open ternet - affordable and accessible to everyone. transparent networks, managed in ways that are clear to all users. we supporthe fcc's plan to bring high-speed internet to everyone in america by 2020. and we are committed to keeping the internet working, as the economic engine that's creating jobs now. working together, investing, keeping information and ideas flowing freely, we can ensure at the internet will continue to grow and influence the future... in ways we can only imagine. because the future has always bee
and chuck todd will join us, as well, in a second. lawrence, i want to start out with you. you have taken ten pages of notes here. >> this was 1:18 minutes. >> was the quantity quality? >> no. one thing you have to remember about this is this press conference was dezind not to be watched live by the american public. it was put on during the work day. it will be excerpted into local news and many more people will see this in their local tv news than will see it live with us today. they'll see it in individual news stories. >> are there good clips? >> it depends on your interests. there is an extensive material on, for example, israeli/palestinian peace talks. now, people interested in that will find articles in that newspaper tomorrow that will zero in on that. there was, obviously, the big news is there wasn't a lot said about the burning of the koran. >> what about jobs? >> the economy dominated the first half hour, which was surprising that he was actually able to get through a half hour where he was completely in control discussing the economy before we got to what's happening in flori
. >> they are dynamic on the stage and on the field as well carry it -- on the field as well. >> chuck brown and launched a unique style of music in washington. he is still having fun. ♪ >> chuck brown is music. he had another passion as well and that is the pigskin, the virginia tech a variety. >> there is nothing like seeing your son on the field, man. >> two of his sons play for virginia tech. he graduated last year. wiley is a defensive back and he is just a sophomore. >> i play the piano little bit. >> chuck recently turned 74. this video is from his birthday cake last saturday at the 9:30 club. >> what keeps you doing this? >> love. a wonderful wife. >> he is showing no signs of slowing down and setting quite an example for his boys. >> we were always on the go growing up. when he is that the games, -- he is still moving. >> i am not sure he wants to hear that parade he is only 74. come on. we've got a college football special primetime. more with chuck brown. we will take you to tallahassee. it all starts at 8:00. chuck brown is just the man. >> that is great. i love him. >>> coming
>>> politics gone mad. let's play "hardball." >> good evening, i'm chuck in for chris matthews. leading off, politics gone mad. today we may be remembered as the day american politics jumped the shark. when comedy central stephen colbert came to testify before congress about the plight of migrant farm workers, he did so in character as a right wing, blow hard cable tv and corp anchor. it's not clear whose reputation took a bigger hit today, congress' or colbert's. >> as we've heard this morning, america's farms are far too dependent on immigrant labor to pick our fruits and vegetables. the obvious answer is to stop eating fruits and vegetables, and if you look at the recent obesity statistics you'll see that many americans have already started. >> it didn't stop at capitol hill. harry reid and star ron angle supporters broke out into a full-out brawl at a local christian school. politics gone mad at the top of the show. plus, the republican pledge to america. what does it really mean? some on left say it's nothing more than a smokes screen to disguise radical ideas. and the com
" crashes is show. >>> chuck, how about the weather? >> we had a ltle rain this morning, clouds this afternoon. if youant rain, i've got new news. >>>im furyk is motivated by not oversleeping. the cowboys try to avoid an 0-3 spot, plus, the braves honor bobby cox. news 4 at 6:00. fired as governor of maryland. four years ago, t for good reason. first, he protected tax loophos for giant cae cable companies. then, he let utilities jack up our rates 72%. d for the last four years, he worked as a hired gun for big corporations, even a bank that ok billions from a taxpayer funded bailout. ehrlich sides with cporate executives again and again and again tell bob ehrlich big banks and billionares don't need help. middle cde do. growing, evolving, literally transforming our lives. now imagine the possibilities of what tomorrow could bring. at at&t, we support a core set standards that will guide the internet into the future... to protect users, and reward innovators, for years to come. we support a fair and open internet - affordable and accessible to everyone. transparent networks, mana
if the price is right. chuck bell, what you got, buddy? >>> we made it into the 90s againtoday. unbelievable! it will not be in the 90s tomorrow. perfect weather for the browns and ravens up in baltimore tomorrow. what about the rest of your weend forecast? any more 90s in the sen-day forecast? details coming up. hakim? >> chuck, in sports, a freshman quarterback from maryland lead. the hokies get defensive against boston college. and albert haynesworth breaks his media silence. hear what he has to right here in this neighborhood, i grew up learning strong families and hard work means opportunity. and that starts with good scols. it's a tradition here in marynd-- and why in these tough times i've put education first. we've made record investments in our classrooms... doled the number of charter schools... and we've frozen colge tuition for four years in a w. and it's working. experts say we now have the number one schools in the nation. when it comes to expanding opportunity in every neighborhood, i know that we must do even better. >>> flames tore through a northern virginia mall this morni
to talk with chuck clark yesterday and the chart of all those predictions. a couple years back a new one comes out that's radically different from the old one and this keeps happening. it never gets hard but just keeps changing. >> i would like to echo those last few thoughts on the floor. certainly our experience in the, uk, is you can't move forward at all if you face challenges in an integrated way, without engaging properly with the utility communist and regulators. it's absolutely essential. it's not natural for us in the, uk. we have spent a lot of time building trust between the agencies and companies but when we achieved that it's been enormously helpful and it's achieved the feedback back into the legislation process because when you get a collective bodies working together, it's very easy to influence the legislation process. >> chuck, i'm going back to running the office and be a regulator and tell you what i hated. what i hated is when people came in and said they didn't like the rules and they wanted a performance based standard and they would say, we know what we want to
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a while. and we begin tonight with our political director, chief white house correspondent, chuck todd. just a grim set of numbers this time. >> it really is. and the pessimism isn't about the now, it's about the future. look at this first number. is america in a state of decline? 65%, two-thirds of the country, agrees that america is in a state of decline. that sort of sets the mood. then we asked them, is the country headed on the wrong track or the right direction? look at this. 61% say the wrong direction. to put this in some perspective, in 2006 at this point in time, 54% said we were headed in the wrong direction. in 1994, 57%. why do i bring up those two dates? those are the last two times that congress changed hands in a wave election. things are actually worse now than in 1994 or 2006. the president, as you pointed out, his job rating at a dismal 45%, 49% disapprove. but look at his numbers handling the economy. 56% disapprove of that. among likely voters actually, 61% disapprove of how he's handling the economy. how this translates into november in the match-up, do you prefer
white house correspondent chuck todd tonight. chuck, good evening. >> reporter: good evening, brian. look, it's 50 days and counting to the november midterm elections. we know the economy is dominating the debate. today, the white house and republicans skirmishing over the future of those so-called bush tax cuts. president obama took his unofficial campaign on behalf of embattled democrats to a backyard in suburban northern virginia, where he compared the state of the economy to a bad car accident. >> the country went through a huge trauma. it takes some time to recover. now part of what's holding us back is us needing to go ahead and feel confident about the future. >> reporter: the most immediate debate between the president and republicans in congress is the future of the so-called bush tax cuts set to expire this year. the president wants to extend the tax cuts just for families he calls middle class, those who make less than $250,000. republicans want to extend all the tax cuts, including those for high-income earners. on sunday, republican john boehner, the man who could be ne
a quick check on forecast, meteorologist chuck bell is here th us this morning and i liking the fact in two hours temperature here has only climbed three degrees. >> still a very warm day today. nowhere near the craziness of yeerday. yesterday 99. we're nowhere near that today. we'll be within a whisper of another 90 degree day today you can believe that as the move september starting to get very close to over. right now clouds hanging over washington. no real rain threat. temperatures in the mid-to-upper 70s. we're 77 downtown. 77 up in the panhandle of west virginia. 75 in quantico. that band of light rain showers is fallingapart as it comes out of the mountains. not much of a rain threat here in washington. ahead of the cold front, one more really warm da today with temperatures up close to 90 degrees. florida international, the panthers are coming up to college park to take on the terrapins today. 85 degrees at noon in college park. ood weather for the maryland game. >>> in our headlines we're following brking news out of prince george's county. that is where three people have be
this fall. nbc news chief white house correspondent chuck todd, host of the daily rundown, was in the front row. chuck, did he accomplish what they were trying to do, which is turn the page, revamp the economic message, and put the republicans john boehner and company on the defensive. >> well, look, i think they were trying to amplify the men of the week. this is one of those classic press conferences that went on over an hour. the term wide ranging is going to be used a lot. >> how about long-winded. >> we had a ton of topics, the first focused on the economy, one or two on the pastor, and more on the growing phobia with islam around the country. i would say he was most passionate at the end when he made a case for the right and religious freedom and for the rights of muslim americans to have the same rights as everyone else in the country. the passion he showed there was probably greater than he answered on any other question. frankly it's interesting. he mixed it. it was passionate and mixed in with patriotism in a way even some of his critics on this issue will say it was a very eloque
13th, 2010. i'm chuck todd. >> i'm savannah guthrie. at the top, a big weather story brewing. could the east coast be facing another category 5 hurricane? let's get the latest on hurricane igor from the weather channel's alex wallace. good morng. >> good morning to you. you can see behind me, this monster of a system churning through the atlantic. look at that eye here as it continues to churn its way through. here are t particulars. 150 mile-an-hour sustain winds. a category 4 storm. only about 6 miles an hour from being a category 5. the good news with this system, it's out in the middle of nowhere, so impacting land masses not the case fo us at least in the near term. here's what we think is going to happen with igor. thath projected path moving through north of the leeward islands. missing those islands is good news indeed. continuing through the open waters, even towards the weekend, still out in the middle of nowhere. maybe early next week, we have to look at this thing heading towards bermuda. but for now, the east coast looks like we're going to be missing the direct impacts
17th, 2010. 46 days, savannah, until the november elections. i'm chuck todd. >> but who's counting. i'm savannah guthrie. good morning, everyone. let's get right to the rundown. at the top for us what some are calling the new sheriff on wall street. after months of speculation and rumors, the president will make it official today naming elizabeth warren to help start up the new powerful consumer bureau. she's the darling of the left, but conservatives were ready to fight her nomination tooth and nail. the president is moving to effectively sidestep the senate with the way he is handling this announcement. mike is live on the white house north lawn. so she's going to be temporarily advising the president. explain, this mike. >> reporter: well, she could serve conceivably about midway into 2012. that's the way this is set up in the law if you look at the language involved here. you're right, if they make it official today, savannah, kind of, she's being appointed in this advisory role to sidestep the senate confirmation process that would have been problematic. she's essentially walking
with bob woodward's book. andrea mitchell nbc news's chief correspondent and chuck todd is nbc's political director and chief white house correspondent. let me go to andrea first. andrea, let me read to you a quote from the book. this is something obama told his aides. "i think i have two years with the public on this. they'll stand by us for two years. that's my window." that seems to be a statement that politics plays a role in his thinking about how long to keep us in afghanistan. >> i think the politics does play a role but that is a commander in chief and a president who is trying to understand what leeway he has. i think it is defensible. i have talked to michael beschloss and others who say that this is someone trying to figure out what is tolerable by the american people. i think they can explain this and say this is exactly what he is doing. >> well, he's saying how much he can get away with in terms of keeping his troops there, because his base will depart from him otherwise. let ask you about the positive question. are we in there for two years because he believes in what we can
few years because of lack of proper planning. chuck hol ton shows these people who are helping people succeed on the mission field. >> reporter: the mosiai mor ra. this is quintessentialfrica. wide open spaces and lots of exotic animals. the tribe that lives in this area has been living like this for hundreds of years. it is in a veryremote area of kenya, about 150 miles from the capitol of nairobi. there is a thriving church thanks to a small group of missionariesho have been 15 years preaching the gospel >> we woke up one morning to find ourselves in the midst of genocide in rwanda in 1994. me and my family and 4 children. the lo got us out of that situation. >> that is when they came to kenya. >> we brought in a 20-foot shipping container. that was our home. it was quite an adventure >> shane and terry spent a year at the master's mission a trainingenter in the north carolina mountns. >> in addition to the bible training, the program involved training in mission-station planning, water systems, plumbing, electrical, drafting, dees l mechanics, hw to build a road, airstrips, carpet
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, and something new. our nbc news political director chief white house correspondent, chuck todd, here with us to start us off. >> good evening. we'll start with the number everybody asks about five weeks before the election and that is, this generic ballot question. who's up? who's down? what do you prefer. last month, it was a nine-point advantage for the republicans. now, the lead has shrunk to six. the mood of the electorate hadn't changed. they want change. they don't like the direction of the country and democrats are starting to engage african-americans and hispanics. as peter hart, our pollster put it, democrats can change the turnout but not the landscape. but what is the change voters want? listen to this, 75% say the result they'd like to see is reduced special interest influence. 70% want to elect political outsiders, even if they are inexperienced, whether we're talking about christine o'donnell from delaware or other folks like that. 54% hope the tea party enthusiasm in the republican party makes them a fiscally conservative party. 54% want to see the repeal of health care, but w
correspondent chuck todd is standing by tonight. chuck, good evening. >> reporter: good evening. despite the warning signs, all the surprise primary winners, like christine o'donnell, leaders from both parties, including folks at the white house, are struggling to figure out how this tea party movement has so successfully tapped into this angry and frustrated american voter. 24 hours after her stunning upset in delaware, unknown christine o'donnell haraised a million dollars online at the republican senate nominee. while the establishment wing of the republican party is still nervous about her chances, south rolina senator jim demint, an unofficial leader of the tea party movement, is enthusiastic. >> the thing i know about christine o'donnell, she's going to come to washington, she's going to help us balance the budget, help us repeal obama care. >> reporter: but democrats today stepped up their campaign against her, circulating oldv clips which she equates viewing pornography with committing adultery in an effort to paint her out of theain stream. >> we need to address sexuality with y
, and business phenomenon. it's september 23rd, 2010. i'm chuck todd. we're here in lovely new york city. >> morning, everyone. i'm savannah gurthrie. we're here in new york because the president is here for the united nations general assembly. let's get to the rundown. we're actually going to start in washington with republicans unveiling at long last their to do list if they get power back this fall trying to turn the table on critics who say they've got no new ideas. one hour from now, house leaders will lay out their agenda. heavy on tax cuts and budget cuts. and critics say far too light on concrete details. mark murray is nbc's deputy political director joining us from washington. so it's called the pledge to america, mark. what's in it? >> well, savannah, there are many components, but among the provisions that they are going to be laying out today, one would be make all the bush tax cuts permanent. another priority for them would hold weekly votes on spending cuts. and then finally, to repeal and replace health care. of course, many of these ideas aren't necessarily new. we've be
, what time is it? >> it's "morning joe." now time for "the daily rundown with chuck and savannah. >>> i automatic i don't know about you, but i'm fired up. >> the president gets them fired up, but can he get them to the polls. the latest nbc news/"wall street journal" poll offers a sliver of hope for democrats. >>> terror threat. europe on alert after authorities uncover a plot to kill tourists at multiple landmarks. and possibly the u.s. homeland security secretary janet napolitano joins us live. >>> and get set to get soaked. florida braces for to rential rains and this storm is moving straight up the east coast. good morning. it's wednesday, september 29th, 2010. i'm savannah guthrie. >> is it really only wednesday? is it really finally hump day? i'm chuck todd. and later, the academy award-winning filmmaker debe hyped at kwn inconvenient truth" and now "waiting for superman" will also be on the show. let's get to the rundown. we'll start with those new poll numbers. five weeks from election day. our new nbc news/"wall street journal" poll shows a little bit of a silver lining for de
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